A common beverage spotted at high-end Chinese banquets, Hennessy and 7UP is known for its citrus sweetness. Here, fresh pomelo juice and ginger liqueur take the place of the soda pop, for a smooth cocktail.

What to buy: Domaine de Canton is a ginger-flavored liqueur that can be found at specialty liquor stores.

This recipe was featured as part of our Chinese New Year Dishes recipe slideshow.

  • Yield: 1 drink
  • Difficulty: Easy
  • Total: Under 5 mins
  • Active: Under 5 mins

Ingredients (4)

  • Ice
  • 2 ounces freshly squeezed pomelo juice
  • 1 ounce Hennessy Cognac
  • 1/4 ounce Domaine de Canton ginger liqueur


Fill a shaker halfway with ice and add the remaining ingredients. Shake vigorously for about 20 seconds. Strain into a chilled cocktail glass.